| Mar 22, 2012
| 7:29 AM
In support of First Lady Michelle Obama's call to Americans to support Veterans, Prosperity House Recovery Support Agency (PHRSA), a nonprofit entity, is hosting their 3rd Annual Leaf Award Fundraiser titled "Covering A Community". The keynote speaker...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 4:11 PM
Austin, Chicago Lawn, Englewood, New City and Pullman each saw two homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
In Austin, a 27-year-old man was shot to death Tuesday in the 1000 block of North Keystone Avenue, police...
| Oct 7, 2012
| 8:52 PM
A fugitive from law enforcement for months, Malcolm Logan appeared Sunday in Cook County Bond Court, where a judge ordered him held in lieu of $2 million bond.
Logan, 27, faces charges of first-degree murder and attempted first-degree murder in...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 3:28 PM
A man was shot in the head in the West Pullman neighborhood on the Far South Side this morning.
The man, 20, was shot in the 11500 block of South Ada shortly after 9 a.m., according to police, citing early reports.
He was taken in serious-to-critical...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 2:13 AM
A pregnant woman suffered cuts after a bullet smashed through her bathroom window, authorities said.
The woman wasn't hit by the bullet but appeared to have been cut by flying glass, police said.
The shooting occurred about 9:30 p.m. Wednesday as the...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 12:20 AM
An 18-year-old man and a 19-year-old man were fatally shot and two other people were wounded tonight and this morning in shootings on the Far South and West Sides, authorities said.
Earl Cunningham, 18, of the 12200 block of South Union Avenue, was...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 11:02 AM
Some early Chicago area farmers markets will open their tables this month with the first produce of the season--although wacky temperatures coaxed ramps and asparagus out in April this year.
Among the first will be Green City Market, which moves outdoors...
| May 9, 2012
| 3:48 PM
Two women and a man were stabbed to death in separate incidents in the last week in Chicago, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
On Tuesday, a 23-year-old woman was stabbed to death in the 4600 block of South Lake Park Avenue in Kenwood,...
| May 27, 2012
Initially there was nothing remarkable about a Memorial Day gathering of striking steelworkers at Sam's Place, a Southeast Side tavern, 75 years ago. A day without picket lines and walkouts would have been something to talk about during the Great...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 1:35 PM
Humboldt Park recorded homicides on three consecutive days in the past week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
On Monday, a 36-year-old woman was shot to death in the 3300 block of West North Avenue, police said. One day earlier, a 21-...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 6:05 PM
The body of a man was found crushed in a recycling bin this morning in the Pullman neighborhood, officials said.
The man, whose identity was not known, was found at 7:45 a.m. in a recycling facility on the 600 block of East 111th Street, said Chicago...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 3:24 AM
A man was shot in the back in Greektown early Thursday morning, one of at least three people shot overnight in Chicago, police said.
Someone inside a car shot the 23-year-old man about 2 a.m. on Jackson Boulevard just east of Halsted Street. The victim...